Tuesday Apr 8
Bitcoin: - Highest risk, highest return'
The past year has seen a flood of venture-capital investments into bitcoin-related companies.
SecondMarket CEO Barry Silbert: Banks can't ignore Bitcoin anymore
At least that was the case at a bitcoin forum Thursday night in New York City, where SecondMarket CEO and self-proclaimed "most active" bitcoin angel investor Barry Silbert took the pro side of a debate over the virtual currency against Reuters columnist, Felix Salmon.
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I.R.S. Takes a Position on Bitcoin: It's Property
The I.R.S.'s decision would treat Bitcoin as property subject to capital gains taxes.
Chamath Palihapitiya, venture capitalist and ex-Facebook executive, speaks at CoinSummit
He reportedly held $5 million in bitcoin late last year and is on the board of SecondMarket, which launched a bitcoin trust for wealthy investors last year.
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Former Swift CEO Schrank joins Circle funding round
Other Series B investors included Pantera capital, The Bitcoin Opportunity Fund of SecondMarket founder Barry Silbert and Circle Board member Michele Burns.
Payward Raises $5M From Hummingbird To Fund Kraken Bitcoin Exchange
Payward , which runs the alt-coin exchange Kraken, said it just raised a $5 million Series A round.
SecondMarket aim to open Bitcoin fund to investors
SecondMarket Inc. is racing to open up a private bitcoin investment fund to ordinary investors as soon as the fourth quarter, potentially beating a rival offering by two investors best known for their lawsuit against Facebook Inc. chief executive Mark Zuckerberg.